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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • February 19, 1910
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
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    • The Visitor

    • July 1892
    • David Lubin and his half-brother Harris Weinstock expanded their original store into the largest mail-order business on the West Coast by 1875, and that store became an emporium. Incorporated in 1888 with plans of building more stores, the...
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    • Macchia Group, 1983

    • 1983
    • The Crocker Art Museum hosted the exhibition “Dale Chihuly: Recent Works in Glass” in 1984 and acquired some of his work at that time. Born in Tacoma, Washington in 1941 and schooled in interior design and architecture, Chihuly focused on glass...
    • BBSAC111
    • Gladding, McBean terra-cotta sculpture

    • 1918
    • This ceramic column was photographed in 1918. It was created by the Gladding, McBean Company, located on 601 Seventh Street in Lincoln, California. Founded in 1875 by Peter McGill McBean, George Chambers, and Charles Gladding, the company's terra...
    • 424
    • Goodwill Industries

    • 1947
    • This December 2, 1947, photograph shows Goodwill Industries at 1117-1121 Sixth Street. The Goodwill had been operating in Sacramento since November of 1933 and moved out of the pictured 11,000 square-foot structure in 1949 for a new facility at...
    • 387
    • Entrance to Arcade Library

    • 1976
    • This 1976 photograph provides a view of the entrance to the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade branch, located at 2443 Marconi Avenue. The structure – one of the first earth-berm commercial structures in Northern California – was designed by...
    • PH-SPL-ARC-2-30
    • Sacramento City College Library

    • 1998
    • This frontal view of the Learning Resource Center at Sacramento City College taken in the fall of 1998. The 18 million dollar, three-story structure replaced the previous library that had been built in 1937. After 12-years of debate - posing...
    • 2007
    • Greetings from Sacramento - State of California

    • 1981
    • A postage stamp tour of Sacramento featuring five tourist attractions of 1981 is the theme of this Fritz Vibe postcard. The California State Capitol Building, Tower Bridge, Old Sacramento, The California State Railroad Museum and the Governor's...
    • BBSAC965
    • Bell Conservatory Co.

    • 1935
    • Pictured in circa 1935, at 931 Broadway, is a support structure for the Bell Conservatory Company, a longstanding spot for horticultural research and a supplier of floral goods in Sacramento, dating back to 1878. Covering six acres, the business...
    • 2165b
    • Air View, Business District, Sacramento, California

    • 1940
    • This art rendering of downtown Sacramento looking west features an undeveloped West Sacramento and the upper portion of the Sacramento River with the Southern Pacific station and yards to the right of the bridge. The water filtration plant is at...
    • BBSAC966
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • January 8, 1910
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
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    • Air View of Sacramento, California

    • 1940
    • This black and white aerial photograph of the downtown Sacramento area focuses on the California State Capitol Building and adjacent government and commercial office buildings. To the left of the Capitol and its tree-lined park are the California...
    • BBSAC967
    • State Capitol Group and Business District, Sacramento, California

    • 1940
    • This nicely detailed aerial view of Sacramento carries the following description on the back: "California's Capitol Buildings in Sacramento constitute the finest state government plant in the United States, second only in size value and facilities...
    • BBSAC968
    • The Review, December 1900

    • 1900-12-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high...
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    • William Land Park Community Clubhouse

    • 1930
    • The William Land Park Community Clubhouse is visible in this circa 1930 photograph. It was built with the remains of ranch buildings, including a hop kiln, on the Swanston-McDevitt tract at the time of the city’s purchase. In addition, an 8,000...
    • 868
    • Elk's Building, Sacramento

    • 1910
    • The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks was organized in Sacramento in December of 1895 at a banquet held at the Golden Eagle Hotel at 7th and K Streets. The group met at Forester's Hall until they leased quarters at 9th and J Streets in 1898....
    • BBSAC971
    • Downtown Sacramento

    • 1955
    • Taken from the dome of the State Capitol Building, this shot focusing on the intersection of 11th and L Streets captures the business district of downtown Sacramento north of Capitol Park. The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament is in the center...
    • BBSAC970
    • Greenback Notes, 1925

    • 1925-01-01
    • San Juan Union High School is located at 7551 Greenback Lane in Citrus Heights, California. Founded in 1913, it stands as Sacramento County’s second oldest high school behind that of Sacramento High School, established in 1856. The school’s...
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